The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 71 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.95% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Information Security
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
740 654 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 87.68% 80.05% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 651 550 484
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 3 £60,000 -
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (50.00%) CISA
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (41.67%) Security Management
3 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
4 4 (33.33%) COBIT
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) CRISC
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) COSO
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Information Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (41.67%) Security Management
1 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISA
2 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (25.00%) CRISC
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (33.33%) COBIT
4 2 (16.67%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) VMware